NMMA: Government Report Reaffirms Outdoor Recreation’s Role as a Significant Economic Driver

In a recent report, economic data reinforces the fact that outdoor recreation is a powerful driver of national and local economies and it is growing faster than the U.S. economy as a whole.

Don’t Miss Out on AIMExpo!

With attendees from all 50 states plus Puerto Rico and 51 countries, North America’s largest powersports show is set to make international waves from the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Oct. 11 -14.

Powersports Industry Weighs in on AIMExpo Moving to Columbus

Recently, AIMExpo hosted several legacy exhibitors for a first look at the show’s 2017 home in Columbus, Ohio. Take a listen at what they had to say.

MIC Hosts Member Company Representatives on Capitol Hill

The Motorcycle Industry Council hosted its annual Capitol Hill Fly-In late last month. The event is designed to connect MIC member company representatives with their Members of Congress to discuss issues affecting the powersports industry. MIC also took advantage of the opportunity to recognize key Members of Congress with MIC Chairman’s Awards.

Yamaha and Beta Tools Bring Professional-Grade Hand Tools to U.S. Powersports Industry

Yamaha Parts and Accessories, a division of Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., has announced an exclusive collaboration with Peerless Hardware Manufacturing Company, the North American importer for Beta Tools of Italy to deliver a new line of professional-grade, hand tools and storage.

Dealers Report ‘Sluggish’ Growth in November

According to our survey of powersports dealers, November was a month of relatively sluggish demand trends across North America. Specifically, the strong sales trends that dealers experienced during the spring and summer months of 2015 was a thing of the past.